Grosses

'No Good Deed' Easily Maintains First Place on Wednesday with $1.18 MillionSeptember 18, 2014 07:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that No Good Deed took in $1.18 million on Wednesday, off 35 percent rfom the day prior. That gives the thriller a 6-day haul of $28.9 million, an impressive start for the pic which is running 7 percent ahead of the pace of Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself and 37 percent ahead of The Call.

Guardians of the Galaxy posted another $0.59 million yesterday for a 19.5 percent drop from last Wednesday. The Disney/Marvel blockbuster continues to show aggressive staying power in the post-summer market as its domestic tally has now reached $307.9 million. The film is running 3 percent ahead of the pace of the original Iron Man.

Warner Bros.' Dolphin Tale 2 grabbed $0.51 million yesterday as it was off 28 percent from Tuesday. The family-driven sequel has earned $17.6 million in its first six days, 18.5 percent less than its 2011 predecessor.

Fox Searchlight's The Drop continues to impress in limited release. The Tom Hardy/James Gandolfini thriller added $0.37 million from 809 locations yesterday for a strong $453 per-theater average. With $5.35 million in the bank through six days of release, the film will expand into wider release starting this weekend.

Rounding out the top five, Let's Be Cops grossed $0.35 million for a 21 percent week-to-week drop. The comedy has certainly found its audience since opening in August, ringing up $74.2 million to-date.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Jun. 2 - Sun, Jun. 4

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible II$27,016,997-53%3,6530$7,396$130,723,1122Paramount
2Big Momma's House$25,659,579--2,802--$9,158$25,659,5791Fox
3Dinosaur$12,035,617-52%3,31917$3,626$57,891,1853Disney
4Shanghai Noon$8,966,077-43%2,74534$3,266$32,230,9392Disney
5Gladiator (2000)$8,375,875-38%3,056-132$2,741$138,956,8695DreamWorks
6Road Trip$6,732,618-38%2,65423$2,537$45,548,0223DreamWorks
7Frequency$2,023,819-44%1,605-198$1,261$30,444,6316New Line
8U-571$1,538,332-53%1,602-442$960$71,116,8887Universal
9Center Stage$1,053,768-61%1,362-144$774$11,584,9504Sony / Columbia
10Where the Heart Is$956,014-51%1,070-298$893$23,084,1646Fox